Dr Charles Ilsley has over 30 years’ experience as a consultant cardiologist with wide experience in patients with ischaemic heart disease, hypertension, heart valve disease, arrhythmias and the assessment of cardiac failure.
Dr Ilsley qualified at St Mary’s Hospital medical school and after general medical training, entered cardiology training at Harefield Hospital and the National Heart Hospital. He was appointed consultant and senior lecturer at Dunedin Hospital, University of Otago, New Zealand in 1982 and returned to Harefield Hospital in 1987.
He is a regular lecturer and moderator at international conferences. He has given lectures worldwide, including United States, France, Dubai, Sudan, Bulgaria and India, and enjoys post-graduate teaching. Charles has also been involved in overseas voluntary work using his experience as a Consultant Cardiologist. This included a trip to Andyra Pradesh in India during 2005.
Charles lives in Northamptonshire and London which allows him to be close to both the Harefield Hospital and Royal Brompton Hospital where he is based for his clinical work.